Position Title: Teaching Assistant Professor (Lecturer)
Posting Number: F1900023
The Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), University at Buffalo invites candidates to apply for a non-tenure track Lecturer 10 mo. position. We invite candidates from all areas of computer science and computer engineering who have a passion for teaching to apply. We are particularly looking for candidates who can operate effectively in a diverse community of students and faculty and share our vision of helping all constituents reach their potential.
Duties include teaching and development of undergraduate computer science and computer engineering courses (with an emphasis on lower division); advising undergraduate students; industry internships; laboratory and instrumentation upgrades; student excellence initiatives; ABET objectives; diversity enhancement; external educational grant support in collaboration with the CSE Undergraduate Studies Committee; participation in department and university governance (service). Contribution to research is encouraged.
The Department of Computer Science and Engineering offers both BA and BS degrees in Computer Science, a BS in Computer Engineering, a combined 5-year BS-MS program, a minor in Computer Science, and two joint programs (BA-MBA and Computational Physics) as well as MS and PhD programs.
The department has over 50 faculty members including 9 teaching faculty, and approximately 1,000 undergraduate majors, 450 masters' students, and 160 PhD students. Members of our faculty are IEEE and or ACM Fellows. Our faculty members are actively involved in cutting-edge research and successful interdisciplinary programs and centers devoted to biometrics; bioinformatics; biomedical computing; computational and data science and engineering, document analysis and recognition; high performance computing; information assurance and cyber security; embedded, networked and distributed systems, and sustainable transportation.
The University at Buffalo (UB), a member of the prestigious American Association of Universities, is the largest and most comprehensive university in The State University of New York (SUNY) system, with about 20,000 undergraduates and 10,000 graduate students and 1600 fulltime faculty. The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences has 6,000 students enrolled across 9 academic departments. Recently established Centers of Excellence such as Sustainable Manufacturing and Advanced Robotic Technologies (SMART), RENEW and Global Health as well as ISTL and DoD's UTC Tier 1 Center on Transportation Informatics provide many opportunities for multidisciplinary research collaboration across the university.
Buffalo is a city with a rapidly growing economy, eclectic neighborhoods, world-class art galleries and museums, a vibrant theater and music community, the Lake Erie waterfront, a city-wide system of parks designed by renowned landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted, and major and minor league sports teams. The awe-inspiring Niagara Falls is just 20 minutes away. The department is located on the UB North Campus in suburban Amherst, an area that combines outstanding public schools and services with a surprisingly low cost-of-living.
University at Buffalo is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Applicants should have a PhD degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a related field. PhD must be conferred prior to appointment.
The University at Buffalo is SUNY’s most comprehensive public research university, and an outstanding place to work. UB amplifies ambition for faculty and staff by offering endless possibilities to achieve more. Here, people from all backgrounds and cultures challenge and inspire each other to discover, learn and succeed. Dedicated staff and engaged faculty collaborate to further knowl¬edge and understanding, and develop tenacious graduates who are valued for their talents and their impact on global society.